William "Bill" L. Austin, 74, of Payson, died Jan. 21, 2001, in Payson. He was born Dec. 24, 1926, in Hominy, Okla.
Mr. Austin was a retired meat cutter from Luke Air Force Base. He served in Korea and was a lifetime member of the Disabled American Veterans.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret Austin, of Payson; two sons, Kevin Austin of Payson and Wes and his wife, Nancy Austin, of Phoenix; sister-in-law, Betty Church of San Diego, Calif.; and two grandchildren.
Graveside services were held Jan. 24 at Mountain Meadows Memorial Park, Payson.
Donations may be made to RTA Hospice, 107 E. Frontier Street, Payson, AZ 85541.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.